If you haven't yet visited Carrig House a whole new experience of old-world hospitality awaits you in one of the most beautiful hideaways in the world. This charming and meticulously restored Victorian residence has a sense of timeliness about it that has captured the imagination of poets and adventurers alike. Situated on the shores of beautiful Caragh Lake in Kerry, you will find the cleanest air in Europe, beautiful gardens and natural green woodlands with spectacular views across the still waters to the wildness of the Kerry Mountains. As the true spirit of nature abounds, the elements combine in the timeless gardens of Carrig House. Universally loved and admired by all who are lucky enough to visit them, these four-acre gardens contain a magnificent selection of rare and unusual plants from all corners of the world.
Cradled in a hidden lakeside dell it plays generous host to a wealth of wildlife native to the area. Nurtured by the unique surroundings, the gardens blend with nature to produce an ever-changing interest through the seasons. From the beautiful established borders of azaleas set ablaze with colour in late spring, to a vast array of autumn tints enhanced by the ever changing foliage of the many species of trees and shrubs found within. From undulating carpets of velvet green moss through fern glades and stream paths, to cascading waterfalls and emerald lawns this is truly a garden for all seasons, to be enjoyed by all lovers of nature and flora alike.
Our bedrooms are spacious and elegant, individually decorated with en suite bathroom and the best modern facilities. Some have spectacular lake views while others enjoy a lush woodland aspect. In-room facilities include: Color TV with remote, radio, voice mail, individual climate control, direct dial phone, jack for fax, modem and PC.